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Pearkes, George R. (1888-1984)

Pearkes commanded Pacific Command throughout most of the Pacific War.

Service record

1888     

Born
1938
Colonel     
Commander, 13 Military District
1939
Brigadier
Commander, 2 Brigade
1940
Major general     
Commander, 1 Canadian Division, England
1941

Acting commander, I Canadian Corps
1942

Commander, Pacific Command
1945

Retires
1957

Minister of Defense
1960

Lieutenant-governor, British Columbia
1967

Retires
1984

Dies

References

Generals.dk (accessed 2008-11-6)



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